What to see and do in Mykonos - Street Travelers - Travels - 2020

What to see and do in Mykonos

In this post about what to see in Mykonos We want to make a comprehensive summary of what has been our experience in one of the best Greek Islands, in addition to giving you recommendations and tips to fully enjoy this incredible island that we have been lucky to meet on the trip to Greece in 32 days, which has also become one of the essential places to see in Greece.
This post was born after having been several days in Mykonos and finding that it is not too interesting to make a daily summary of our stay, since at many times of the day we only dedicate ourselves to relax and enjoy Chora, its capital in a way much quieter, so we think it is much better, in addition to much more interesting, to summarize all the aspects that we believe are more important to consider in a trip to Mykonos, which includes of course, what to see and do in Mykonos.

Car rental in Mykonos

In our experience, having a rental car in Mykonos is practically essential to move with total freedom of schedules and movements. In addition to this, you can also have the option to rent a motorcycle or quad, very common in the most tourist Greek islands.

Although of course it is not the same to drive through the Greek islands than the continental zone, in many cases you will find the same situations, so we leave you the post in which we talk about the rental car in Athens, in which You can see all the tips we think are interesting to make your experience much more enjoyable.

In addition to the rental car, the quad or the motorcycle, you can opt for public transport, which mostly links the most famous beaches of Mykonos with Chora and leaves from Fabrika Square.

Agios Sostis beach in Mykonos

Map of the best beaches in Mykonos

Although there are more beaches in Mykonos, we leave you a selection of those that are for us the best, within which we visit and that we believe, would also be some of the most suitable to visit if it is the first time you travel to the island.

Routes through Mykonos

The most important thing to keep in mind when planning a trip to Mykonos or a route through the island, is to know how many days are necessary to know Mykonos or how many days you can or want to dedicate to the island.
In our experience, we would recommend 3 days, in order to combine a cultural and relaxing route, although with two days you can also see the most important and interesting part of the island, in addition to taking some quieter hours on one of the beaches.
In addition, it is worth taking into account the reason for your trip, as we will also discuss later in the tips for traveling to Mykonos. Having this point clear will be much easier to decide what to see in Mykonos and adapt the route to your preferences.